# Easy problem

1. Nov 20, 2005

### jacy

Find the cost per meal if you serve 120000 meals, spend $46000 in food purchases and$1250 worth of food was removed from the inventory.

How should i proceed with this problem. Please let me know,thanks.

2. Nov 21, 2005

### vaishakh

I assume my understanding about the question is correct. then the whole amount spent is given for 120000 meals. so now find it for 1 meal.